Falls Prevention Awareness Day

Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Falls can be dangerous at any age, but for the elderly a fall can mean losing independence, a long hospital stay and even death. The good news is that many falls are preventable. Sept. 22, 2017 is the annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day. The National Council on Aging provides videos, handouts, infographics and other resources to educate the public about how to prevent falls in the home and elsewhere.
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